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Norton announce open day success

Norton announce open day success

Norton Finance reported a record number of new registered brokers coming from the event and many actually bringing along enquiries for them to work with there and then.

04 Apr 2012

FSB and Scottish Widows offer SME’s pension lifeline

Retirement

FSB and Scottish Widows offer SME’s pension lifeline

In response to new legislation for Employee Pension schemes, insisting employers must provide pension schemes for all their employees who earn over £7500, the FSB has partnered wit

03 Apr 2012

Should Borrowers Rejoice?

Mortgages

Should Borrowers Rejoice?

The Bank of England base rate has remained at an all-time low of 0.50% for three years, the longest hold for 60 years, report Moneyfacts.

03 Apr 2012

Over-50s Urge Government To Back Equity Release

Retirement

Over-50s Urge Government To Back Equity Release

One in three say tax breaks for equity release income would boost uptake, KRS research shows.

03 Apr 2012

GROWING MINORITY OF RENTERS FACE SEVERE ARREARS

GROWING MINORITY OF RENTERS FACE SEVERE ARREARS

A growing minority of renters face severe arrears, report Templeton LPA.

03 Apr 2012

Wise words of advice

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Wise words of advice

I was interested to see that the British embassy in Spain is advising people who are considering a property investment in Spain not to cut corners. I totally agree.

03 Apr 2012

Countrywide Residential Lettings launches into 2012, completing three acquisitions

Countrywide Residential Lettings launches into 2012, completing three acquisitions

Countrywide Residential Lettings, part of the UK lettings and estate agency Group, has successfully kicked off its 2012 expansion strategy with strategic acquisitions in Cornwall,

03 Apr 2012

Panel calls for FSA to protect vulnerable mortgage prisoners

Mortgages

Panel calls for FSA to protect vulnerable mortgage prisoners

The Financial Services Consumer Panel has today called for the FSA to address speedily the detriment and potential harm being faced by ‘mortgage prisoners'.

03 Apr 2012

Homeowners renting out properties when they cannot be sold

Homeowners renting out properties when they cannot be sold

With a rise in the number of homeowners renting out their properties because they cannot be sold, the Association of Residential Letting Agents is advising consumers on best practi

03 Apr 2012

Awards keep rolling in for Shawbrook Bank

Awards keep rolling in for Shawbrook Bank

Shawbrook Bank is thrilled to announce it has been named Best Secured Loan Lender of the Year by myintroducer.com, just four days after winning the Business Moneyfacts award for th

03 Apr 2012

 

LV= launches market-leading critical illness product

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LV= launches market-leading critical illness product

Protection specialist LV= today announces changes to its critical illness cover, with an increase in the number of conditions and partial payments covered.

03 Apr 2012

60% Increase In successful Direct Introductions

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60% Increase In successful Direct Introductions

Ashley Park Debt Solutions are pleased to announce a 60% increase in the level of successful B2B conversions in March 2012 compared to March 2011.

03 Apr 2012

Bridgebank’s experience delivers right on time !

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Bridgebank’s experience delivers right on time !

Bridgebank Capital have again proven their ability and expertise, this time by completing a very tricky loan within 5 days.

03 Apr 2012

Newcastle launches sub 4% products via Brilliant Solutions

Mortgages

Newcastle launches sub 4% products via Brilliant Solutions

Newcastle Building Society has launched a series of new mortgage deals through Brilliant Solutions, one of their preferred distributors.

02 Apr 2012

Warnings On Buying In Spain - Investors Take Note

Savings & Investments

Warnings On Buying In Spain - Investors Take Note

According to Ipsbmv.com, investors who fail to listen to the recent warning from the British Embassy in Spain could find themselves out of pocket or worse.

02 Apr 2012

United Trust Bank Win award for ‘Best Service from a Bridging Finance Provider’

United Trust Bank Win award for ‘Best Service from a Bridging Finance Provider’

United Trust Bank has won a prestigious Business Moneyfacts Award in the category for ‘Best Service from a Bridging Finance Provider’.

02 Apr 2012

Reward Capital invests in new Leeds base

Reward Capital invests in new Leeds base

Reward Capital and Reward Commercial Finance have relocated to new 2,600 sq ft offices in Leeds city centre.

02 Apr 2012

UK housing equity withdrawal -£8.5bn

Retirement

UK housing equity withdrawal -£8.5bn

In seasonally adjusted terms, the Bank of England's measure of housing equity withdrawal 2011 Q4 was -£8.5bn, in line with the figure for 2011 Q3.

02 Apr 2012

Investors turn to infrastructure funds

Savings & Investments

Investors turn to infrastructure funds

Investec Wealth & Investment has increased its clients’ overall exposure to infrastructure funds by over one-third over the last 12 months.

02 Apr 2012

Co-operative Bank to raise its SVR rate

Mortgages

Co-operative Bank to raise its SVR rate

The Co-operative Bank will be raising its standard variable mortgage rate by 0.5% (from 4.24% to 4.74%) from 1st May 2012.

02 Apr 2012

2012 myintroducer.com industry award winners

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2012 myintroducer.com industry award winners

myintroducer.com, the financial news publisher and e-marketing solutions provider, are pleased to announce the winners of its prestigious awards for 2012.

02 Apr 2012

HOUSING MARKET SHOWING SIGNS OF STEADY IMPROVEMENT

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HOUSING MARKET SHOWING SIGNS OF STEADY IMPROVEMENT

The UK housing market showed signs of continued improvement during March according to the latest figures from the Agency Express Property Activity Index.

02 Apr 2012

STAMP DUTY HOLIDAY BOLSTERS FEBRUARY SALES

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STAMP DUTY HOLIDAY BOLSTERS FEBRUARY SALES

The National Association of Estate Agents market report for February showed an increase in the number of sales made at member branches across the UK.

30 Mar 2012

Government and House Builders Federation have only themselves to blame

Mortgages

Government and House Builders Federation have only themselves to blame

Countrywide, the UK Estate Agent and single mortgage brokerage said today that the misfired launch of NewBuy in the UK housing market was inevitable and indeed exactly as predicted

30 Mar 2012

Loss of interest only has a silver lining

Loss of interest only has a silver lining

V Loans is asking mortgage brokers to reconsider secured loans as a logical choice for clients needing to capital raise in the wake of announcements by lenders to restrict access t

30 Mar 2012

Commercial Mortgage Desk offer Precise Bridging deals

Commercial Mortgage Desk offer Precise Bridging deals

Commercial Mortgage Desk have announced that for the month of April they are offering on all Precise Bridging deals not just an enhanced procuration fee of 1.25% but each enquiry w

30 Mar 2012

Aldermore wins ‘best service’ buy-to-let award

Mortgages

Aldermore wins ‘best service’ buy-to-let award

Aldermore scooped the top award for delivering the ‘Best Service from a Buy-to-Let Mortgage Provider’ at the annual Business Moneyfacts Awards.

30 Mar 2012

Sellers remain unrealistic about house prices

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Sellers remain unrealistic about house prices

Sellers are still unrealistic about prices, with 93% of agents saying that at least a tenth of the properties on their books would benefit from a price reduction, report MeetMyAgen

29 Mar 2012

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